Assistant Chief Gerard A. Barbara looks up at the burning towers of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 in New York City. Moments later he would go in, never to return. (Photo by David Handschuh/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images)
Donated An Entire Store To CharityWhen a Kmart in Kentucky was shutting its doors for good, resident and local businessman Rankin Paynter had an idea for all the merchandise that wouldn't sell in time: He bought it, and donated everything to charity. A grand act -- but one Paynter explained simply: "It's time to give back," he said.